Meaning of “main road” in the English Dictionary

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"main road" in British English

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main roadnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌmeɪn ˈrəʊd/ us /ˌmeɪn ˈroʊd/

a large and important road:

Stick to the main roads and you won't get lost.
They live on the main road out of town.

(Definition of “main road” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)